Thanks to diverging opinions on the true date of his birth, we get to celebrate Little Junior Parker again (following a birthday party in March). We do know for certain that Peggy Lee was born on the 26th, and we celebrate her here as well.
Tonight begins a stretch of Danish music leading up to Danish Day, June 8th on the grounds of the Danebo Residence (now the Danish Center) at 31st St and West River Road in Minneapolis. Google Danish Day Minneapolis for the schedule.
Please note the Roskildemusik CD is an independent, limited production issue.
Mahmoud Ahmed, of Ethiopia comes to the Fine Line Cafe in Mpls. this Sat. May 24, part of the fourth annual MN. Sur Seine Festival. Also a preview of Portland OR. world music group, Vagabond Opera, next month, June 12.